Gabitril Side Effects

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  1. link Tugboatmama
    Gabitril heart palpitations, increase appetite, weird dreams, small kids, dry eyes
    Dry Mouth, sore throat. Can not swallow very good. Tighten and stiff back, legs and neck area. Heart palpitations and weird dreams. Dry eyes and not blinking a lot. Head pain. Diarrhea. I have been taking it just about three weeks for help sleeping a - 43% more...
    Tugboatmama- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  2. link Djm
    Gabitril for Fibro?
    Has anyone else been prescribed Gabitril for treatment of fibromyalgia? My MD said it would help with pain, anxiety and sleep. Can anyone give me feedback on this? Thanks, DJM
    Djm- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Gabitril
  3. link Eanorth
    Hello, I was just prescribed this, and I also suffer from Fibro, I just started taking this and I was wondering if you got answers to your question because I am afraid to take this after some stuff I read online. Are you still on it and how are you d - 8% more...
    Eanorth- over a year ago
  4. link Ilongage
    Gabitril mood swings, severe depression, agoraphobia, panic disorder, ptsd
    I was prescribed Gabitril at began taking the medication on July 18, 2007. I am diagnosed bipolar with severe depression, panic disorder, PTSD, agoraphobia. This was because my mood swings are bad. This was supposed to control the mood swings. On Jul - 36% more...
    Ilongage- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  5. link Cybercop011
    Gabitril emsam patch, april 20th, lamictal, lightheadedness, forearms
    I have been taking it at 2mg per day now for 2 days. Fatigue, lightheadedness, inability to think clearly, mild tremors in fingers and forearms. Am coming off of Klonopin (clonazepam) which I was at 3mg per day after starting out at .5mg on April 20t - 44% more...
    Cybercop011- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  6. link Binxbox
    Gabitril psychiatric problems, grand mal seizures, seizure
    gabitril oh what a lovely drug .... last year i put on gabitril, multitude of psychiatric problems here . started at 4 mg then 8 suddenly they bumped me up to 16 then 24 mgs a day, well all was fine or so it seemd.... i noticed the increased sweating - 79% more...
    Binxbox- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  7. link Michael.santos
    Gabitril for anxiety? Does it work?
    I was just prescribed Gabitril for anxiety but according to the uses of the medicine it says that this medication should only be taken for people with epeliptic seizures disorders. It also states that their are some reports of people that do not have - 36% more...
    Michael.santos- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  8. link Bshields
    Gabitril catatonic type, seizures, mindful, assisted living, hospitalized
    My husband began taking Gabitril in November 2004. We first began to notice what I have come to call a personality transplant. He began to do things that he never did before and totally stopped taking part in family life. By the end of December he wa - 75% more...
    Bshields- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  9. link Hansonbambi
    Gabitril on edge, dope, abusive, anxiety, insomnia
    i have been prescribed med for anxiety. i have been up for 2 going on 3 days now. i cannot sleep. it makes me "on edge", abusive, and hostile towards everyone. my family thinks i am on "dope"
    Hansonbambi- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  10. link Taraoneill69
    Gabitril healthy teeth, baby teeth, cause tooth decay, noticed that some, risperdal
    Don't know if completely related but daughter (9) was put on gabitril 10mos ago for PTSD... she seemed to be fine on medication, sleeping through the night finally. But she is homeschooled and I noticed that some days she would forget everything she - 81% more...
    Taraoneill69- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  11. link Shangolady
    Gabitril social phobia, hostility, job, psychiatrist
    I have been taking approximately 12 mg. of Gabitril a day for a little over a year for my social phobia. My psychiatrist started me off at 2 mg.,then at 4 mg. and now I'm on 12 mg. a day. The major side effect I notice is anger and hostility. I don't - 50% more...
    Shangolady- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  12. link Casey
    Gabitril urge to urinate, tongue, difficulty concentrating, eyes open, impaired vision
    I began taking gabitril almost two weeks ago. I started at 2mgs a day, and got up as far as 4mgs twice a day. My tongue got extremely sore bumps on it and split open in the front center of my tongue. It continued to get worse everyday. I had develope - 58% more...
    Casey- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  13. link Clanitax
    Gabitril anxiety and depression, welbutrin, zoloft, rash
    My doctor increased my dosage recently. I take it for anxiety and depression along with zoloft and welbutrin. Since the increased dosage, my face is broken out so bad, it almost looks like a rash. This is not good.
    Clanitax- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  14. link Djsly
    Gabitril memory impairment, language problems, vertigo, medication
    I had a severe reaction on 20 mg of Gabitril. I have taken it for a year. On four occasions the worst, just a few days ago landed me in the ER and hospital. I had extreme vertigo, confusion, memory impairment and severe language problems. My breathin - 41% more...
    Djsly- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  15. link Nicolardi
    Gabitril ambien, preferably, bronchial tubes, disorientation, i can feel
    I have been taking Gabitril for about a year now and it was prescribed for be taken with dinner (preferably an early one) so that there is a slow release of the medication and it should be in full effect by bedtime. However, I have foun - 58% more...
    Nicolardi- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  16. link Rdncwgrl2
    Gabitril lithium, tiredness, tremors, dizziness
    My sister started taking Gabitril a few days ago as a replacement drug for Lithium. since then she has experienced dizziness, tiredness, feeling nervous for no reason, not being able to drive confidently, and tremors. Is this drug replacing Lithium c - 18% more...
    Rdncwgrl2- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  17. link Rosenylund12
    Gabitril protien drink, menstrual flow, menstrating, noticable, compulsion
    I take 24mg and when I started I had alot of the same side effects that are listed. I take it for depression and to "controll compulsion." I found that the more I ate (esp. a protien drink) before i took the meds the less noticable the side - 49% more...
    Rosenylund12- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  18. link Ladycamelot
    Gabitril to no avail, menstruation, hormone pills, heart beat, chest tightness
    I began taking Gabitril nearly two months ago. This was prescibed to me for a myelopathy at the C-2 level of my spine. The chest tightness, increase eurythmia (heart beat) and palpitations seem to accompany this drug with my health. Also, four days u - 59% more...
    Ladycamelot- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  19. link Khccec2001
    Gabitril seizure, going to the doctor, god only knows, xania, thank god
    i took gabitril 4mg times a day i had to quit taking it my lips would quvier,my teeth would chatter,i had no clue who i was so when i seen my doc after getting outof the hosiptal i told him so he to me off of it back on xania.But i was told it was st - 51% more...
    Khccec2001- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  20. link Snuggle_bunny
    Gabitril trapezius muscles, dystonia, stiffness, prozac, medication
    I am still the same on the Gabitril. It increased stiffness in a dystonia type of manner around my trapezius muscles in my neck. It has not helped with my pain. I take eight mgs now, and feel disconnected and depersonalized. This medication is the wo - 18% more...
    Snuggle_bunny- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  21. link Lalacheetah
    Gabitril hold my head, back pain, hardley, forhead, cronic
    I started taking Gabitril about 3wks ago, for cronic back pain. I was taking morphine and klodipin. Which helped but the doc. wanted to try something alittle less pontent. On this Gabitril I feel worse. I feel disoriented at times, and unable to hold - 62% more...
    Lalacheetah- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  22. link Lanebrain43
    i just got the prescription. would like to know if it helps fibromyalgia
    Lanebrain43- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  23. link Purplesunsong
    Gabitril heart palpitations, breast pain, anxiety, carotid, irritability
    I have been taking Gabitril, 2mg/twice a day for 2 weeks for management of anxiety and possible bipolar. I am having heart palpitations, bilateral carotid palpitations, and a full feeling in my neck. Also, breast pain and enlargement and frequent chi - 24% more...
    Purplesunsong- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  24. link Lesr
    I started on 6 mg of Gabitril(4 at night, 2 in morning) to take along with my Neurontin, which I had to go off of because of side effects. I also take 1 mg of Klonipin for past 3 years for sleep. Just added 2 mg in PM and now I'm tossing and turning- - 42% more...
    Lesr- over a year ago - in Gabitril
  25. link Acmorgan
    I'm having irregular heartbeat after taking gabitril. I first had fast heartbeat taking nortripteline and my cardiologist could find nothing wrong. So we figured it had to be the anti-convulsant. Anyone else with this problem? Does it go away?
    Acmorgan- over a year ago - in Gabitril